Gregg Nadel was named co-president of Elektra Music Group on June 18, 2018. Elektra Music Group is a standalone, fully staffed label group that includes Elektra Records, Fueled by Ramen (FBR), Roadrunner, Low Country Sound, and Black Cement Records.
Nadel has been president of Elektra Records since January 2017, having served as the label’s general manager since 2015. A 21-year veteran of the Atlantic family, he joined the company straight out of college in 1997. Moving up the A&R ranks, he went on to sign Grammy winners the Zac Brown Band, Sturgill Simpson, and Brandi Carlile, among others.
As Atlantic’s senior vice president of A&R and marketing, Nadel spearheaded all three album campaigns for global superstar Ed Sheeran. In addition, he forged the partnership between Elektra and the Grammy-winning producer Dave Cobb’s Low Country Sound label, whose artist roster includes the critically acclaimed Brandi Carlile, Anderson East, Brent Cobb, and others.